July 07, 2016 07:10 ET
MISSISSAUGA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - July 7, 2016) - Striking Mississauga Library System (MLS) workers, members of Local 1989 of the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE 1989), will have some high-profile support on their picket lines today.
Beginning at 11:30 a.m., CUPE Ontario Secretary-Treasurer Candace Rennick will join striking CUPE 1989 members and their supporters for a solidarity barbecue at the main picket site, located at Celebration Square, located at 301 Burnhamthorpe Road West.
Later that day, at 3:30 p.m., Charles Fleury, CUPE's National Secretary-Treasurer will join the picket line to show his support and bring solidarity greetings on behalf of CUPE National.
Notice to Editors, Producers and Photo Desks: Photo and interview opportunities are available for both CUPE Ontario Secretary-Treasurer Candace Rennick and CUPE National Secretary-Treasurer Charles Fleury. Media wishing to interview either Candace Rennick or Charles Fleury should contact Kevin Wilson, CUPE Communications, at 416-821-6641.
Kevin WilsonCUPE Communications416-821-6641
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